Production Equipment Operator, Pack Line - Shift 1 (DAYS) (3136)

Operations Portland, Oregon


Position at Western Graphics & Data

Western Graphics & Data is seeking a Pack Line Operator to properly set up and operate production machinery to fill, wrap, label, and pack containers with product.  This position will be responsible for inspecting packaged items for conformance with specifications, tallying and weighing products, and observing operations to identify equipment malfunctions and/or repair needs and making adjustments, as needed.  In addition, this position is responsible for completing and maintaining all documentation, along with training other team members.


Shift Available

  • Shift 1: Sunday - Tuesday with alternating Wednesdays, 4:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.


Responsibilities Include:

  • Responsible for operating production machinery while working at a fast and consistent pace
  • Ensure product is kept in sequential order by catching cards off a conveyor belt and boxing the product.
  • Identify cards that are out of order or doubles in each package and place cards in the correct order with corresponding number cards separating bundles of product.
  • Communicate with other team members when quality issues are present to avoid quality errors.
  • Responsible for tracking all spoiled and missing product.
  • Conduct visual checks of machinery and escalates any problems to leadership and maintenance
  • Perform daily cleaning of machinery, including using chemical cleaners
  • Contribute to the team’s production goals
  • Understand and complies with all departmental policies and procedures


Minimum Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Six (6) months experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Associate’s Degree in Manufacturing or related field
  • Ability to delegate tasks and provide clear direction to co-workers
  • Ability to work with numbers; comprehend number sequencing and recognize errors
  • Maintain a pattern of regular and predictable attendance
  • Ability to follow written and verbal directions
  • Has good mechanical aptitude
  • Ability to respond to continually changing priorities and coordinate multiple projects
  • Perform a variety of tasks throughout the day in a fast paced work environment
  • Interact constructively and effectively with all plant employees
  • Ability to work in a team environment toward a common goal
  • Reacts to change productively and handles other tasks as assigned
  • A service-oriented individual with a high energy, positive and friendly demeanor
  • Ability to work 12-hour shifts
  • Ability to work overtime as needed
  • Proficient in reading, speaking, and understanding the English Language


About Our Company

Our Total Rewards package of benefits and compensation reflects our bold commitment to creating opportunity and security for employees.


We offer a competitive base salary, and an attractive benefit package including health, dental and vision insurance, 401K, incentive compensation plan, PTO (paid time off) and Holiday pay.


Travel Tags Was founded in 1973, as a manufacturer of luggage tags and travel accessories.  We produced our first gift card in 1999, entering what is now a $100 billion growth industry.  Today, we are known as the preeminent solutions provider in the ever-changing stored-value market, and we ship hundreds of millions of gift cards through the world each year.


Our turnkey solutions include design, eCommerce, card manufacturing, data management, secure packaging, and a broad range of specialty print technologies that help create lasting impressions for some of the world’s most prominent brands.  Our world-class solutions have earned us the most coveted industry accolades, including the International Card Manufacturer’s Elan Award, People’s Choice Award, Judges’ Choice Award, and Best Gift Card of the Year.